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Letters from Michigan herpetology edited by Greg Schneider and Linda Trueb

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Editor:
Schneider, Greg (Herpetologist)  Search this
Trueb, Linda  Search this
Physical description:
online (xiv, 337 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Personal Narrative
History
Personal narratives
Récits personnels
Place:
Michigan
Date:
2021
Contents:
Timeline of contributors to the volume -- Prologue : the book to commemorate the meeting that never was / Kraig Adler -- Announcement of 2024 SSAR/PARC Meeting -- Introduction : building on a legacy / Linda Trueb -- Herpetology at Michigan post World War II / William E. Duellman -- The Herpetology Division at the UMMZ in the early fifties / James E. Mosimann -- Prepared for the future / Thomas M. Uzzell, Jr. -- Herpetology at Michigan in the nineteen sixties / Kraig Adler -- A new beginning / George R. Zug -- Graduate student experiences at the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology 1966-1972 / Stevan J. Arnold -- Toad research in the Colorado Rockies / Cynthia Carey -- Recollections of thirty-six years of turtle research on the E.S. George Reserve / Justin Congdon -- My years in the Ruthven Museum / Alan P. Jaslow -- Graduate study in herpetology in the land of the lotus eaters / Peter J. Tolson -- A year in the life of the UMMZ / Laurie J. Witt -- Memories of herpetology at the University of Michigan 1982-1985 / Llewellyn D. "Lou" Densmore, III -- Toxic jewels : poison frogs of the rainforest / Kyle Summers -- Michigan, herpetology, and I / Mark Wilkinson -- Collection management in the age of information technology / Gregory E. Schneider -- Six years at the UMMZ / Russel L. Burke -- Madagascar and the endless Michigan summer of 1990-1996 / Christopher Raxworthy -- Snakes 'n' lizards 'n' stuff / Jennifer C. Ast -- A herpetologist at the University of Michigan in the 1990s / Brad R. Moon -- Specimens don't behave much, but scientists do / Heather Heyring -- Field herpetology at Michigan : the Madagascar connection / Richard M. Lehtinen -- I wanted to study whales / Laura Eidietis -- A herpetologist who studies arthropods / Keith W. Pecor -- Context-dependent development of an amphibian ecologist / John A. Marino, Jr. -- From the farm to the field / Kinsey Brock -- The secret's in the scan : Michigan herpetology from the inside out / Erin Westeen -- Charybdis or Scylla? / Hayden Hedman -- From the shelves of the collection / Courtney Whitcher -- The tale of a cliff side and herpetology at the University of Michigan / Greg Pandelis -- The secret lives of snakes in the era of big data / Daniel Rabosky -- Building a tangled bank : today's Michigan herpetology community / Alison Davis Rabosky -- Appendix. Ph.D's in herpetology from the University of Michigan / Gregory E. Schneider
Topic:
Herpetology--Study and teaching--History  Search this
Herpetologists--History  Search this
Herpétologie--Étude et enseignement--Histoire  Search this
Herpétologistes--Histoire  Search this
Herpetologists  Search this
Herpetology--Study and teaching  Search this
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Smithsonian Libraries
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